Fragrant Foliage

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    The Princess™ Spanish lavender

    Lavandula stoechas 'IBPR901-2'

    This Spanish lavender features the most intense pink blossoms in the species

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    Lacey Blue Russian sage

    Perovskia atriplicifolia ‘Lisslitt’

    Hardy and heat tolerant with a sturdy, compact form that does not flop over. Lavender-blue floral sprays enhance the scented foliage.

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    Colorful Flowering Sage

    Salvia nemorosa

    This drought-tolerant perennial produces flower spikes in shades of violet, purple, or white to pink, with purple bracts.

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    Allwood hybrids

    Dianthus × allwoodii

    These modern hybrids bear salmon-pink blossoms ('Doris' has scarlet in the center) and bloom freely with moderate fragrance.

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    ‘Dropmore’ catmint

    Nepeta × faassenii ‘Dropmore’

    This cultivar is a clump-forming perennial with toothed gray-green leaves and larger flowers than the hybrid.

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    Lavandula angustifolia ‘Violet Intrigue’

    Lavandula angustifolia 'Violet Intrigue'

    'Violet Intrigue' exhibits the typical handsome gray foliage of good lavenders, but its form and flowers are particularly noteworthy.

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    Gaultheria procumbens

    This creeping, rhizomatous shrublet grows to 6 inches, with scalloped or bristly toothed, glossy, dark green leaves.

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    Golden oregano

    Origanum vulgare 'Aureum’

    Golden oregano is a robust creeper with tiny, rounded leaves 1/2 to 1 inch wide.

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    Prairie dropseed

    Sporobolus heterolepsis

    The finely textured, green leaves of this slow-growing, clump-forming perennial turn golden yellow in autumn.

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    Tanacetum parthenium

    Feverfew is a short-lived, bushy perennial that has become naturalized in much of North America.